Links We Love: Women Who Marry Themselves, The Best Age to Be a Nympho, Musical Condoms & More

Ah, it's starting to feel a lot like summer: sitting outside for dinner, wearing flirty, fun dresses and, of course, that tiny glimmer of hope for a sunshine-inspired love. From how to have a successful first date (finally!) to taking advantage of your sexual peak when it hits, don't miss these great love and sex reads from around the web.

Talk Groceries to Me
We've all been there: not really in the mood, but in the mood enough to at least have some lazy sex, right? It's during those romps that we think less about harder and faster, and more about to-do lists and dinner reservations. Read one woman's confession about what she really thinks about during sex on The Stir.

You May Now Kiss…Yourself?
Whoa now -- we've all gone through periods (especially post-breakup!) where we swear off men so we can reconnect with ourselves, but isn't self-marriage taking it a bit too far? Apparently, there's a new trend where women are giving up on finding a husband, and instead saying "I do" to themselves. The Huffington Post reports.

What’s the Right Age to Have A Lot of Sex?
If you're in your late twenties -- 28 to be exact -- stop what you're doing and hop into bed. According to a new survey, ladies experience their sexual peak at that age, and should take advantage of the orgasmic year. (But apparently, the years around the big 3-0 change dramatically: watch this hilarious --and oh so true! -- video about the difference between 29 and 31 from Garfunkel & Oates.)

Practice Safe Music
This week in news that you never thought you'd hear: condoms can be used for more than sexual play…they can make music! In this awesome video on The Frisky, hear the sweet music of latex. (All we can say is: Wow!)

Be a Great First Date
Got a first date tonight or this weekend that you're looking forward to? Before you go, you've gotta read the ultimate guide to a great first encounter with a promising man from HowAboutWe. Good luck!

The Love Competition
Whose heart has the largest capacity to love? A man who has been married to the love of his life for 50 years or an 8-year-old kid who hasn't had a crush yet? In this warm, inspiring video, scientists challenge people to love as hard as they can for five minutes. See who won the competition on BuzzFeed or watch below!


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